Congratulations to Syosset High School seniors Nishant Bhaumik, Melinda Blumenstock, Mathew Chvasta, Bradley Greenberg, Nikhil Jhaveri, Grace Kim, Simar Kohli and Wanlin Li for being named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Competition! They are among the highest scorers in the state and nation on the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation awards approximately 7,500 National Merit scholarships worth more than $32 million. Winners will be announced this spring.